above: The S-Works Roubaix has adjustable front suspension,
yet still comes in under 900g for the frameset in 56cm
As the UCI maintains its insistence that bikes cannot weigh
under 6.8kg progress on that front remains limited... bikes are not
getting much lighter than they were five years ago.
However, bikes are getting much much better; better
braking, better tyres and wheel combinations, integrated power
meters and much more comfortable...
Instead of Endurance bikes being the awkward cousin of most
brand families they have been given a new lease of life, and I love
what are in my opinion some of the most impressive and versatile
bikes in our portfolio. Not something I thought I'd be saying as we
Check out the featured framesets in our online Bike
Builder and build your dream endurance bike:
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above: Wilier's Cento10NDR uses a thoroughly modern take on
the elastomer insert concept to build a vibration-absorbing frame
that doesn't skimp on stiffness where needed.